pressman


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press·man

(prĕs′mən, -măn′)
n.
1. The operator of a printing press.
2. Chiefly British A newspaper reporter.

pressman

(ˈprɛsmən; -ˌmæn)
n, pl -men
1. (Journalism & Publishing) a person who works for the press
2. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) a person who operates a printing press

press•man

(ˈprɛs mən)

n., pl. -men.
1. a person who operates or has charge of a printing press.
2. Brit. a writer or reporter for the press.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pressman - someone whose occupation is printingpressman - someone whose occupation is printing
compositor, setter, typesetter, typographer - one who sets written material into type
proofreader, reader - someone who reads proof in order to find errors and mark corrections
skilled worker, skilled workman, trained worker - a worker who has acquired special skills
2.pressman - a journalist employed to provide news stories for newspapers or broadcast mediapressman - a journalist employed to provide news stories for newspapers or broadcast media
foreign correspondent - a journalist who sends news reports and commentary from a foreign country for publication or broadcast
journalist - a writer for newspapers and magazines
war correspondent - a journalist who sends news reports and commentary from a combat zone or place of battle for publication or broadcast
Translations

pressman

[ˈpresmæn] N (pressmen (pl))
1. (Brit) → periodista m
2. (US) → tipógrafo m

pressman

[ˈprɛsmæn] n (British)journaliste mpress office noffice m de pressepress officer nattaché(e) m/f de pressepress pack n
(pejorative) (= journalists) → presse f à scandale
(= information pack) → dossier m de pressepress pass ncoupe-file mpress release ncommuniqué m de pressepress report nrapport m de pressepress room pressroom [ˈprɛsruːm] nsalle f de pressepress secretary nsecrétaire m/f de pressepress stud n (British)bouton-pression mpress-up [ˈprɛsˈʌp] n (British)pompe f
to do press-ups → faire des pompes
I do twenty press-ups every morning → Je fais vingt pompes tous les matins.

pressman

[ˈprɛsˌmæn] n (-men (pl)) → giornalista m, cronista m
References in classic literature ?
A pressman whom I knew told me "He's an idiot." Which was possible.
I got mixed up in that crowd seething with an animosity as senseless as things of the street always are, and it was while I was laboriously making my way out of it that the pressman of whom I spoke was jostled against me.
"Sir Claude Champion's place--haven't you come down for that, too?" asked the other pressman, looking up.
The American pressman considered him with more attention.
As a Pressman, I felt sure from what I had been told that I could never hope to get into touch with this cantankerous Professor.
The pressman who was passing yearned for the sunlight in his camera.
Pressman says Content's game plan allows him to return to his creative roots.
Pressman was praised by Owls manager Peter Shreeves and Blades boss Neil Warnock for his outstanding performance throughout the goalless 101st League meeting between the two sides.
The Gills' pressure paid off after 82 minutes when substitute Carl Asaba scored, collecting Iffy Onuora's cross and powering his shot past Pressman.
Pressman suffered the fastest sending-off in British League history during Sunday's 1-1 draw at Wolverhampton Wanderers, the Owls veteran shown the red card for handling the ball outside the penalty area after 13 seconds.
Referee Mark Halsey immediately flashed a red card and Pressman rubbed out the previous quickest exit by Crewe's Mark Smith after 19 seconds in 1994.
Pressman, along with younger sister Issa, met their half-sister for the first time last December in Florence, Italy.